I remember vividly the day when I walked into the supermarket and saw an acquaintance. An acquantaince, who, a few years back had told me that kids weren't on the agenda.... but here she was, bumping into me in the supermarket with her 8-months-pregnant belly. My heart sank. For some reason in the back of my mind, I was always going to pip her at the post to having children. All of a … [Read more...] about Be a Fertility Warrior – we have take off!
Here I am STILL smiling.... I DID NOT see that coming! When I turned 30, I felt the biological clock ticking and thought making babies would be a walk in the park.... until it wasn't. Fast forward five years and I've had: - 1 tracking cycle - 2 ovulation inductions - 2 IUI - 2 egg retrievals - 1 fresh IVF cycle - 2 FET's - 1 moderate OHSS - A miscarriage - 1 … [Read more...] about I’m still smiling – 7 Steps to Surviving Infertility
Today's podcast is all about overwhelm. Specifically, when all the changes you need to make to fall pregnant feel overwhelming. I totally get it. Don't eat dairy Don't eat gluten Go low tox in your make up Stop heating using plastics Meditate Do acupuncture ... and the list goes on! There are so many things you're 'supposed' to do or 'could try' to help optimise your … [Read more...] about When all the changes you need to make to fall pregnant feel overwhelming
I've called today's podcast, is your diet stopping you from falling pregnant? I've handed over the reigns again to one of my fertility warrior friends. This week, I'd like to introduce you to Sarah Clark from Fab Fertile and the reason I've called this podcast is your diet stopping you from falling pregnant, is because that is pretty much the best way to describe what happened with … [Read more...] about Is your diet stopping you from falling pregnant? Guest post from Sarah Clark
Today, I'm talking about how to survive the two week wait. We get lots of women in our Facebook community talking about how hard it is to get through those two weeks between ovulation or transfer, and the prospect of a positive pregnancy test. Oh man, I had so many two week waits on my journey. They're maddening, right! Today on the podcast I've talked about some of what I'm calling the … [Read more...] about How to survive the Two Week Wait
Today on the podcast I wanted to delve into the topic of whether your job is stopping you from falling pregnant, and my short answer is, no, probably not. Or at least, consider whether it's your mindset, and not the job itself. On this podcast, I'm encouraging you all to really examine your job and what it is you don't like about it, and delve into how that might look if you weren't working at … [Read more...] about Is the stress of your job stopping you from falling pregnant?